HGV Driver (Bulk Blower/Tipper)

Job Title

HGV Driver (Bulk Blower/Tipper)

Job Type

HGV Driver (Bulk Blower/Tipper)

Location

Aston - CW5 8DH

Posted

4 weeks ago

HJ Lea Oakes Ltd are suppliers of top-quality animal and livestock feeds, serving farmers across a wide area in Cheshire, Lancashire, Staffordshire, Shropshire and North Wales. We are currently looking for a full-time Bulk Blower/Tipper Driver to join our team in delivering outstanding customer service.

Job Description and Profile

This role involves farm deliveries, loading & unloading vehicle (bulk blowing/tipping), handling delivery paperwork. It is a customer facing role that requires good communication skills.

Skills and Specifications:

  • Good communication skills, good command of spoken and written English
  • Good numeracy and literacy
  • The successful candidate will be energetic, friendly and well presented
  • Interest in helping and working with customers

Terms:

  • Full time position (40 hours a week, normally between Monday and Saturday, but involving some weekend work, flexible working arrangements can be discussed. Winter shifts at busy periods could include the following: Tuesday-Wednesday-Thursday-Friday-Saturday (+ every other Sunday) or Thursday-Friday-Saturday-Sunday-Monday (shunting/bulk blowing). Overtime available and paid at premium rates.
  • Overtime pay
  • Competitive salary with additional benefits
  • Company pension, Additional leave, Sick Pay, Bike2Work scheme, on-site parking

 

Please email CV to dot.gidge@hjlea.com

Essential Requirements

Requirements

  • Prior HGV driving experience is desirable, but full training will be provided for the right candidate if not experienced
  • Bulk blower/tipper experience would be an advantage
  • Class 1 or Class 2 driving licence
  • Digital Tacho Card
  • Proof of CPC training

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Loading animal feed onto the vehicles
  • Delivering orders to the customer’s farms and unloading at the destination (bulk blowing/ tipping)
  • Handling delivery paperwork
  • Liaising with customers, farm workers, mill production staff and transport department

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